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Calidad cuándo Funciona: 3.0
Consistencia de Olas: 3.0
Dificultad: 3.0
Gente al Agua: 4.0

Overall: 3.8

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Estadísticas de Olas para Diam's, diciembre: Olas con Vientos Ligeros o Terrales

This image shows only the swells directed at Diam's that coincided with light winds or offshore conditions through a typical December and is based upon 2953 predictions, one every 3 hours. The direction of the spokes show where quality surf generating swell comes from. Five colours represent increasing wave sizes. Very small swells of less than 0.5m (1.5 feet) high are shown in blue. Green and yellow illustrate increasing swell sizes and red represents the biggest swells, greater than >3m (>10ft). In each graph, the area of any colour is proportional to how commonly that size swell happens.

The diagram implies that the most common swell direction, shown by the largest spokes, was E, whereas the the prevailing wind blows from the ENE. The chart at the bottom shows the same thing but without direction information. For example, swells larger than 1.5 feet (0.5m) coincided with good wind conditions 0.6% of the time, equivalent to 0 days. Open sea swells exceeding >3m (>10ft) are unlikely to arise in a normal December. Taking into account the proportion of these swells that coincided with forecast offshore winds, and given the fact that Diam's is slightly protected from open water swells, we estimate that clean surf can be found at Diam's about 0.6% of the time and that surf is spoilt by onshore wind 46% of the time. This is means that we expect 14 days with waves in a typical December, of which 0 days should be clean enough to surf.

IMPORTANT: Beta version feature! Swell heights are open water values from NWW3. There is no attempt to model near-shore effects. Coastal wave heights will generally be less, especially if the break does not have unobstructed exposure to the open ocean.